A domestic cloth woven in a fine reed with high pick from good quality cotton or linen yams. Sold in Turkey and the Near East generally. Many qualities, from 80 X 80, and from 54's/60's yams.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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  • Basmas — (Basma), Kattun aus Kleinasien; zu Bettdecken u. Überzügen der Kopfkissen gebraucht …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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